Vascular Society of Southern Africa (VASSA) 2020 clinical practice guidelines on the management of peripheral arterial disease

N G Naidoo, M G Veller, T V Mulaudzi, B Pillay, P H Mistry, D A Le Roux


The concept of best medical, interventional or surgical vascular practice pertaining to peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is best informed by the level of available clinical evidence, local expertise and practices, availability of resources and affordability.

Authors' affiliations

N G Naidoo, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa

M G Veller, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences Faculty, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

T V Mulaudzi, Department of Surgery, Steve Biko Academic Hospital, Pretoria, South Africa

B Pillay, Department of Vascular Surgery, Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital, Durban, South Africa

P H Mistry, Sunninghill Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa

D A Le Roux, Sunninghill Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa

Cite this article

South African Medical Journal 2022;112(2b):126-184.

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Date submitted: 2022-02-25
Date published: 2022-02-25

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